Special telehandler solutions

As a handling, personnel lifting, and earthmoving specialist, the Manitou Group’s know-how allows it to create custom machines and attachments. Its ‘Special Solutions’ department offers a multitude of adaptations to meet the specific needs of its users.   Load cell jib crane Manitou telehandlers have a number of applications, some of which require pull force […]

01/02/2022 - 13:38 pm

Reporting live from the coalface

We’re failing to properly train the next generation of crane technicians, even in heavy industrial sectors, warns Joel Cox. I was talking to a mining market manager from one of the world’s major electric overhead travelling (EOT) crane and hoist manufacturers at the recent MINExpo International, which took place 13-15 September in Las Vegas. The […]

26/10/2021 - 13:10 pm

ABB asset condition monitoring software commissioned at China’s Shanyang Coal Mine

Leading global technology company ABB has installed ABB Ability Asset Vista Condition Monitoring to streamline maintenance, minimise costs and optimise capacity at Shanyang Coal Mine in Heyang, near Weinan city in China’s Shaanxi province. The digital solution has been installed at 18 sites worldwide since launching in 2015 and the commission at Shanyang Coal Mine […]

20/04/2021 - 21:36 pm

Europe’s largest iron ore producer picks Konecranes for Service technology

Konecranes has won a multi-year service contract with international mining and minerals group LKAB for the maintenance of some 1600 assets across four sites in northern Sweden and the Arctic Circle. Konecranes won the deal thanks to its proven technology and ability to enhance customer safety and productivity, even under the most challenging of conditions. […]

02/03/2021 - 14:41 pm

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LHI June 2022

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